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1. shipbuilding

noun. ['ˈʃɪpˌbɪldɪŋ'] the construction of ships.

Synonyms

  • construction
  • building

Antonyms

  • disassembly
  • misconstruction

Etymology

  • building (English)
  • ship (English)
  • ship (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Shipbuilding Industry

  • industrie

Example sentences of the word shipbuilding-industry


1. Noun Phrase
Steel plates are also used extensively in the shipbuilding industry.

2. Noun Phrase
Abrasive blasting is a common surface preparation technique in the shipbuilding industry.

2. industry

noun. ['ˈɪndəstri'] the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise.

Synonyms

  • film industry
  • trucking industry
  • aviation
  • rag trade
  • shoe industry
  • fashion business
  • chemical industry
  • toy industry
  • aluminum business
  • show biz
  • garment industry
  • computer industry
  • sign industry
  • growth industry
  • plastics industry
  • service industry
  • tobacco industry
  • sunrise industry
  • fashion industry
  • refining industry
  • oil business
  • construction industry
  • movie industry
  • commercial enterprise
  • housing industry
  • arms industry
  • shipbuilding industry
  • entertainment industry
  • toy business
  • coal industry
  • munitions industry
  • banking system
  • steel industry
  • show business
  • electronics industry
  • securities industry
  • lighting industry
  • aluminum industry
  • market
  • banking industry
  • automobile industry
  • apparel industry

Antonyms

  • weakening

Etymology

  • industrie (French)
  • industria (Latin)

3. industry

noun. ['ˈɪndəstri'] the organized action of making of goods and services for sale.

Synonyms

  • production
  • business enterprise
  • commercial enterprise
  • business
  • manufacture
  • cottage industry
  • industrialisation
  • industrial enterprise

Antonyms

  • irresoluteness
  • unconscientiousness
  • nonfunctional
  • functional

Etymology

  • industrie (French)
  • industria (Latin)

4. industry

noun. ['ˈɪndəstri'] persevering determination to perform a task.

Synonyms

  • assiduousness
  • determination
  • diligence
  • industriousness
  • studiousness
  • purpose
  • sedulity
  • concentration
  • assiduity

Antonyms

  • inutility
  • distribution
  • decrease
  • disassembly

Etymology

  • industrie (French)
  • industria (Latin)
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